Windows Phone, authentication against SharePoint 2013 and a missing reference in the samples

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As I’ve already written in my blog post from July 2012, there is now the SharePoint 2013 mobile client authentication object model which you can use to authenticate users of your mobile app against SharePoint 2013. Here are some more details, so that you can easily integrate SharePoint into your apps. Authenticator The object model provides two… Read more »

My experience restoring a Windows Phone 8 backup

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Introduction While there was no integrated backup functionality in Windows Phone 7, things have changed for the better with Windows Phone 8. Windows Phone 8 uses SkyDrive to automatically backup your device settings to the cloud, similar to how your Windows 8 settings are backed up, when you use a Microsoft account for login. (See:… Read more »

SharePoint Newsfeed for Windows Phone

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Just in time for the SharePoint Conference 2012 in Las Vegas (#SPC12), a preview version of the SharePoint Newsfeed app makes it’s appearance in the Windows Phone Store. (Link) The perfect software for my new Nokia Lumia 920. 😀 I could not find versions for Android or iOS, though. Excerpt from the product description in the app store:… Read more »